Category: M16

uss-edsall: Photograph of Henry I. Willey Firing a M-148 XM…

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Photograph of Henry I. Willey Firing a M-148 XM Rifle into a Valley, 9/8/1967.  NARA 66955094

todaysdocument: “Pvt. R. Jones, of the 81mm Mortars Plt., 2nd…

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“Pvt. R. Jones, of the 81mm Mortars Plt., 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, is Wet and Cold as He Takes a Break During Operation Pitt, Taking Place Approximately 12 miles north of Da Nang, 12/1/1967 “

Series: General Photograph File of the U.S. Marine Corps, 1927 – 1981Record Group 127: Records of the U.S. Marine Corps, 1775 – 


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uss-edsall: July 26, 1968. Two 1st Cavalry Division LRP teams,…

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July 26, 1968. Two 1st Cavalry Division LRP teams, Quang Tri, Vietnam.

Some of the weapons kept on board a US Navy PBR, date unknown.

Some of the weapons kept on board a US Navy PBR, date unknown.

US Army 12th Infantry Regiment soldier of a reconnaissance unit…

US Army 12th Infantry Regiment soldier of a reconnaissance unit armed with an M16, 1971.

uss-edsall: colonel-kurtz-official: New Zealanders in…

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New Zealanders in Vietnam.

Members of 3 Platoon, Victor 4 Company soon after their arrival in Vietnam, circa June-July 1969. Left to right: Pte Sonny Hona, Pte Hardie Martin, Sgt Tom Tuhiwai.

I don’t know why Lt Harley Pope [Platoon Commander] was not in this picture. He may have been detached on Liaison Officer duties at this time.

Source: www.vietnamwar.govt.nz/photo/platoon-hq-3-platoon-victor-4

From the source: 104 Sig Sqn TAOR Patrol getting ready to deploy…

From the source

104 Sig Sqn TAOR Patrol getting ready to deploy from the Unit. John Carr on the Left with Radio and WO2 Stan Conlon (SSM) is on the right. Others ? Photo supplied by John Carr [Jun 1969]

M16 with a starlight scope, 1968.

M16 with a starlight scope, 1968.

3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division…

3rd Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 4th Infantry Division troops en route to a new patrol location, circa late 1967.

US Army scout dog team, location unknown, circa 1970.

US Army scout dog team, location unknown, circa 1970.